Virtual Learning Support

Virtual Learning Support, a place where you can find resources and connect with someone from the Learning Support Team to get help with academic and online learning.

We know that studying online can be challenging and we are here to help!

Living & Learning Online

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Theint Thinzar Lwin
Post-Degree Diploma Marketing Management Program

Theint Thinzar Lwin is an international student who began the Post-Degree Diploma Marketing Management Program in the fall of 2020. Lwin shares her experience of living and learning online from across the world in her first semester and now in Vancouver for her second semester.
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Theint Thinzar Lwin

Post-Degree Diploma Marketing Management Program

Theint Thinzar Lwin is an international student who began the Post-Degree Diploma Marketing Management Program in the fall of 2020. Lwin shares her experience of living and learning online from across the world in her first semester and now in Vancouver for her second semester....
Learn More  

Image of Lwin in a mask

Theint Thinzar Lwin
Post-Degree Diploma Marketing Management Program

Theint Thinzar Lwin is an international student who began the Post-Degree Diploma Marketing Management Program in the fall of 2020. Lwin shares her experience of living and learning online from across the world in her first semester and now in Vancouver for her second semester.
Learn More  

Image of Lwin in a mask

Theint Thinzar Lwin

Post-Degree Diploma Marketing Management Program

Theint Thinzar Lwin is an international student who began the Post-Degree Diploma Marketing Management Program in the fall of 2020. Lwin shares her experience of living and learning online from across the world in her first semester and now in Vancouver for her second semester....
Learn More  

Living and Learning Online: a Langara Student Perspective 

Theint Thinzar Lwin is an international student who began the Post-Degree Diploma Marketing Management Program in the fall of 2020. Lwin shares her experience of living and learning online from across the world in her first semester and now in Vancouver for her second semester. 

Student Services Calendar

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Student Success Workshops – 11 Mindful Minutes at 11 11:00 am
Student Success Workshops – 11 Mindful Minutes at 11
Jun 1 @ 11:00 am – 11:11 am
11 Mindful Minutes at 11 Join us for 11 Mindful Minutes at 11am again this Summer! This workshop series was started in Summer 2020 to support our students and community through the stress of navigating school and work during the … Continue reading
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Student Success Workshops – 11 Mindful Minutes at 11 11:00 am
Student Success Workshops – 11 Mindful Minutes at 11
Jun 2 @ 11:00 am – 11:11 am
11 Mindful Minutes at 11 Join us for 11 Mindful Minutes at 11am again this Summer! This workshop series was started in Summer 2020 to support our students and community through the stress of navigating school and work during the … Continue reading
Wellness Wednesday Drop-in 11:00 am
Wellness Wednesday Drop-in
Jun 2 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
The purpose of these peer wellness drop-in sessions is to support your well-being by creating a safe, welcoming, accessible environment for students to discuss their mental health and wellness. Book a drop-in appointment through the Learning Commons’ WCOnline platform.
Student Success Workshops – Time Management and On-line Learning 1:00 pm
Student Success Workshops – Time Management and On-line Learning
Jun 2 @ 1:00 pm – 1:20 pm
Time Management and On-line Learning (20 minutes) Kaveh Farrokh (PhD) Description: Effective tips on managing your time for on-line learning and how to budget time for classes, studying and “off time” (non-study/school time). Join Zoom Meeting See the full Student Success … Continue reading
Student Success Workshops – Learning Memory & Academic Success Strategies for Online Learning 3:30 pm
Student Success Workshops – Learning Memory & Academic Success Strategies for Online Learning
Jun 2 @ 3:30 pm – 3:50 pm
Learning Memory & Academic Success Strategies for Online Learning (20 minutes) Kaveh Farrokh (PhD) This workshop provides you with the latest scientifically researched techniques to enhance your focus, concentration, learning and memory for your online courses. Join Zoom Meeting See … Continue reading
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Student Success Workshops – 11 Mindful Minutes at 11 11:00 am
Student Success Workshops – 11 Mindful Minutes at 11
Jun 3 @ 11:00 am – 11:11 am
11 Mindful Minutes at 11 Join us for 11 Mindful Minutes at 11am again this Summer! This workshop series was started in Summer 2020 to support our students and community through the stress of navigating school and work during the … Continue reading
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Student Success Workshops – Mid-Term Test Preparation Tips for Your On-Line Courses 11:30 am
Student Success Workshops – Mid-Term Test Preparation Tips for Your On-Line Courses
Jun 7 @ 11:30 am – 11:50 am
Mid-Term Test Preparation Tips for Your On-Line Courses (20 minutes) Kaveh Farrokh (PhD) Description: This workshop provides you with the most effective and efficient strategies to help prepare for and write exams for on-line courses. Join Zoom Meeting See the … Continue reading
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Student Success Workshops – 11 Mindful Minutes at 11 11:00 am
Student Success Workshops – 11 Mindful Minutes at 11
Jun 8 @ 11:00 am – 11:11 am
11 Mindful Minutes at 11 Join us for 11 Mindful Minutes at 11am again this Summer! This workshop series was started in Summer 2020 to support our students and community through the stress of navigating school and work during the … Continue reading
Student Success Workshops – Mid-Term Test Preparation Tips for Your On-Line Courses 12:30 pm
Student Success Workshops – Mid-Term Test Preparation Tips for Your On-Line Courses
Jun 8 @ 12:30 pm – 12:50 pm
Mid-Term Test Preparation Tips for Your On-Line Courses (20 minutes) Kaveh Farrokh (PhD) Description: This workshop provides you with the most effective and efficient strategies to help prepare for and write exams for on-line courses. Join Zoom Meeting See the … Continue reading
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Academic Integrity Workshop 10:00 am
Academic Integrity Workshop
Jun 9 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Academic integrity remains important to the Langara community and our students. For many students, both international and domestic, academic integrity may be a relatively new concept. In this workshop, you will gain a better understanding of academic integrity and what … Continue reading
Student Success Workshops – 11 Mindful Minutes at 11 11:00 am
Student Success Workshops – 11 Mindful Minutes at 11
Jun 9 @ 11:00 am – 11:11 am
11 Mindful Minutes at 11 Join us for 11 Mindful Minutes at 11am again this Summer! This workshop series was started in Summer 2020 to support our students and community through the stress of navigating school and work during the … Continue reading
Wellness Wednesday Drop-in 11:00 am
Wellness Wednesday Drop-in
Jun 9 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
The purpose of these peer wellness drop-in sessions is to support your well-being by creating a safe, welcoming, accessible environment for students to discuss their mental health and wellness. Book a drop-in appointment through the Learning Commons’ WCOnline platform.
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Student Success Workshops – 11 Mindful Minutes at 11 11:00 am
Student Success Workshops – 11 Mindful Minutes at 11
Jun 10 @ 11:00 am – 11:11 am
11 Mindful Minutes at 11 Join us for 11 Mindful Minutes at 11am again this Summer! This workshop series was started in Summer 2020 to support our students and community through the stress of navigating school and work during the … Continue reading
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Student Success Workshops – 11 Mindful Minutes at 11 11:00 am
Student Success Workshops – 11 Mindful Minutes at 11
Jun 15 @ 11:00 am – 11:11 am
11 Mindful Minutes at 11 Join us for 11 Mindful Minutes at 11am again this Summer! This workshop series was started in Summer 2020 to support our students and community through the stress of navigating school and work during the … Continue reading
Student Success Workshops – Your Brain and Your Mental Wellness 1:00 pm
Student Success Workshops – Your Brain and Your Mental Wellness
Jun 15 @ 1:00 pm – 1:20 pm
Your Brain and Your Mental Wellness (20 minutes) Kaveh Farrokh (PhD) This workshop explores the relationship between your brain, emotions, and mental health. Join Zoom Meeting See the full Student Success Workshops Schedule.
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Student Success Workshops – 11 Mindful Minutes at 11 11:00 am
Student Success Workshops – 11 Mindful Minutes at 11
Jun 16 @ 11:00 am – 11:11 am
11 Mindful Minutes at 11 Join us for 11 Mindful Minutes at 11am again this Summer! This workshop series was started in Summer 2020 to support our students and community through the stress of navigating school and work during the … Continue reading
Wellness Wednesday Drop-in 11:00 am
Wellness Wednesday Drop-in
Jun 16 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
The purpose of these peer wellness drop-in sessions is to support your well-being by creating a safe, welcoming, accessible environment for students to discuss their mental health and wellness. Book a drop-in appointment through the Learning Commons’ WCOnline platform.
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Student Success Workshops – 11 Mindful Minutes at 11 11:00 am
Student Success Workshops – 11 Mindful Minutes at 11
Jun 17 @ 11:00 am – 11:11 am
11 Mindful Minutes at 11 Join us for 11 Mindful Minutes at 11am again this Summer! This workshop series was started in Summer 2020 to support our students and community through the stress of navigating school and work during the … Continue reading
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Student Success Workshops – Science of Unleashing Your Genius For Success 1:00 pm
Student Success Workshops – Science of Unleashing Your Genius For Success
Jun 21 @ 1:00 pm – 1:20 pm
Science of Unleashing Your Genius For Success (20 minutes) Kaveh Farrokh (PhD) Description: This workshop will present the latest research findings in Learning and Motivation that pertain to achieving maximum success in school as well as work and relationships. The … Continue reading
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Student Success Workshops – 11 Mindful Minutes at 11 11:00 am
Student Success Workshops – 11 Mindful Minutes at 11
Jun 22 @ 11:00 am – 11:11 am
11 Mindful Minutes at 11 Join us for 11 Mindful Minutes at 11am again this Summer! This workshop series was started in Summer 2020 to support our students and community through the stress of navigating school and work during the … Continue reading
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Student Success Workshops – 11 Mindful Minutes at 11 11:00 am
Student Success Workshops – 11 Mindful Minutes at 11
Jun 23 @ 11:00 am – 11:11 am
11 Mindful Minutes at 11 Join us for 11 Mindful Minutes at 11am again this Summer! This workshop series was started in Summer 2020 to support our students and community through the stress of navigating school and work during the … Continue reading
Wellness Wednesday Drop-in 11:00 am
Wellness Wednesday Drop-in
Jun 23 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
The purpose of these peer wellness drop-in sessions is to support your well-being by creating a safe, welcoming, accessible environment for students to discuss their mental health and wellness. Book a drop-in appointment through the Learning Commons’ WCOnline platform.
Student Success Workshops – Applying the Science of Happiness during Covid-19 Times 1:00 pm
Student Success Workshops – Applying the Science of Happiness during Covid-19 Times
Jun 23 @ 1:00 pm – 1:20 pm
Applying the Science of Happiness during Covid-19 Times (20 minutes) Kaveh Farrokh (PhD) This workshop focuses on the scientific basis of happiness and the latest and most practical research findings that are now being applied to help participants elevate their … Continue reading
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Student Success Workshops – 11 Mindful Minutes at 11 11:00 am
Student Success Workshops – 11 Mindful Minutes at 11
Jun 24 @ 11:00 am – 11:11 am
11 Mindful Minutes at 11 Join us for 11 Mindful Minutes at 11am again this Summer! This workshop series was started in Summer 2020 to support our students and community through the stress of navigating school and work during the … Continue reading
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Student Success Workshops – 11 Mindful Minutes at 11 11:00 am
Student Success Workshops – 11 Mindful Minutes at 11
Jun 29 @ 11:00 am – 11:11 am
11 Mindful Minutes at 11 Join us for 11 Mindful Minutes at 11am again this Summer! This workshop series was started in Summer 2020 to support our students and community through the stress of navigating school and work during the … Continue reading
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Student Success Workshops – 11 Mindful Minutes at 11 11:00 am
Student Success Workshops – 11 Mindful Minutes at 11
Jun 30 @ 11:00 am – 11:11 am
11 Mindful Minutes at 11 Join us for 11 Mindful Minutes at 11am again this Summer! This workshop series was started in Summer 2020 to support our students and community through the stress of navigating school and work during the … Continue reading
Wellness Wednesday Drop-in 11:00 am
Wellness Wednesday Drop-in
Jun 30 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
The purpose of these peer wellness drop-in sessions is to support your well-being by creating a safe, welcoming, accessible environment for students to discuss their mental health and wellness. Book a drop-in appointment through the Learning Commons’ WCOnline platform.
Student Success Workshops – Your Smartphone, Your Health, and Your IQ 1:00 pm
Student Success Workshops – Your Smartphone, Your Health, and Your IQ
Jun 30 @ 1:00 pm – 1:20 pm
Your Smartphone, Your Health, and Your IQ (20 minutes) Kaveh Farrokh (PhD) This workshop focuses on the most recent scientific studies examining the relationship between the use of smartphones, social media, and all WiFi-based devices and their impact on your … Continue reading
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Student Success Workshops – 11 Mindful Minutes at 11
Jun 23 @ 11:00 am – 11:11 am

11 Mindful Minutes at 11

Join us for 11 Mindful Minutes at 11am again this Summer! This workshop series was started in Summer 2020 to support our students and community through the stress of navigating school and work during the pandemic. Take this time to connect with yourself, relax the nervous system, and become more present. Starting again May 18, 2021, we will meet at 11am on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays through out the semester until the last week of classes. Just click the link below to join us!

Join us every Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday – Join Zoom Meeting

These mindfulness meditation sessions will run in the Summer 2021 semester from May 18 through to August 5.

See the full Student Success Workshops Schedule.

Wellness Wednesday Drop-in
Jun 23 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

The purpose of these peer wellness drop-in sessions is to support your well-being by creating a safe, welcoming, accessible environment for students to discuss their mental health and wellness. Book a drop-in appointment through the Learning Commons’ WCOnline platform.

Student Success Workshops – Applying the Science of Happiness during Covid-19 Times
Jun 23 @ 1:00 pm – 1:20 pm

Applying the Science of Happiness during Covid-19 Times (20 minutes)
Kaveh Farrokh (PhD)
This workshop focuses on the scientific basis of happiness and the latest and most practical research findings that are now being applied to help participants elevate their level of happiness on a day to day basis.

Join Zoom Meeting

See the full Student Success Workshops Schedule.

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Student Success Workshops – 11 Mindful Minutes at 11
Jun 24 @ 11:00 am – 11:11 am

11 Mindful Minutes at 11

Join us for 11 Mindful Minutes at 11am again this Summer! This workshop series was started in Summer 2020 to support our students and community through the stress of navigating school and work during the pandemic. Take this time to connect with yourself, relax the nervous system, and become more present. Starting again May 18, 2021, we will meet at 11am on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays through out the semester until the last week of classes. Just click the link below to join us!

Join us every Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday – Join Zoom Meeting

These mindfulness meditation sessions will run in the Summer 2021 semester from May 18 through to August 5.

See the full Student Success Workshops Schedule.

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Student Success Workshops – 11 Mindful Minutes at 11
Jun 29 @ 11:00 am – 11:11 am

11 Mindful Minutes at 11

Join us for 11 Mindful Minutes at 11am again this Summer! This workshop series was started in Summer 2020 to support our students and community through the stress of navigating school and work during the pandemic. Take this time to connect with yourself, relax the nervous system, and become more present. Starting again May 18, 2021, we will meet at 11am on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays through out the semester until the last week of classes. Just click the link below to join us!

Join us every Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday – Join Zoom Meeting

These mindfulness meditation sessions will run in the Summer 2021 semester from May 18 through to August 5.

See the full Student Success Workshops Schedule.

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30
Wed
Student Success Workshops – 11 Mindful Minutes at 11
Jun 30 @ 11:00 am – 11:11 am

11 Mindful Minutes at 11

Join us for 11 Mindful Minutes at 11am again this Summer! This workshop series was started in Summer 2020 to support our students and community through the stress of navigating school and work during the pandemic. Take this time to connect with yourself, relax the nervous system, and become more present. Starting again May 18, 2021, we will meet at 11am on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays through out the semester until the last week of classes. Just click the link below to join us!

Join us every Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday – Join Zoom Meeting

These mindfulness meditation sessions will run in the Summer 2021 semester from May 18 through to August 5.

See the full Student Success Workshops Schedule.

Wellness Wednesday Drop-in
Jun 30 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

The purpose of these peer wellness drop-in sessions is to support your well-being by creating a safe, welcoming, accessible environment for students to discuss their mental health and wellness. Book a drop-in appointment through the Learning Commons’ WCOnline platform.

Student Success Workshops – Your Smartphone, Your Health, and Your IQ
Jun 30 @ 1:00 pm – 1:20 pm

Your Smartphone, Your Health, and Your IQ (20 minutes)
Kaveh Farrokh (PhD)
This workshop focuses on the most recent scientific studies examining the relationship between the use of smartphones, social media, and all WiFi-based devices and their impact on your mental and physical health and IQ (especially school performance).

Join Zoom Meeting

See the full Student Success Workshops Schedule.

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Thu
Student Success Workshops – 11 Mindful Minutes at 11
Jul 1 @ 11:00 am – 11:11 am

11 Mindful Minutes at 11

Join us for 11 Mindful Minutes at 11am again this Summer! This workshop series was started in Summer 2020 to support our students and community through the stress of navigating school and work during the pandemic. Take this time to connect with yourself, relax the nervous system, and become more present. Starting again May 18, 2021, we will meet at 11am on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays through out the semester until the last week of classes. Just click the link below to join us!

Join us every Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday – Join Zoom Meeting

These mindfulness meditation sessions will run in the Summer 2021 semester from May 18 through to August 5.

See the full Student Success Workshops Schedule.

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Student Success Workshops – Time Management and On-line Learning
Jul 5 @ 11:30 am – 11:50 am

Time Management and On-line Learning (20 minutes)
Kaveh Farrokh (PhD)
Description: Effective tips on managing your time for on-line learning and how to budget time for classes, studying and “off time” (non-study/school time).

Join Zoom Meeting

See the full Student Success Workshops Schedule.

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